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Tuesday Is Deadline For Portland 'Arts Tax'

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Tuesday is federal income tax day, of course. In Portland it’s also arts tax day.

It’s the deadline for the $35 arts tax that was approved in 2012 by voters. 49 more words


Expressions: Sharing Lexicons of Music Worldwide

I investigate the way we use metaphor to describe sound and sound production in music. The investigation began as a PhD study of metaphor used by music teachers in advanced instrumental instruction across a broad repertoire of western art music. 164 more words

Music Teachers and the School Community

Music teachers can easily have many reasons for feeling disconnected from the rest of the school. They are referred to as specialists, teach a subject most other teachers have minimal training in, and work in a room that is probably isolated from most of the other classrooms. 724 more words

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Making Ends Meet as a Musician (via Melody Music Studios)

“Ordinary riches can be stolen; real riches cannot.  In your soul are infinitely precious things that cannot be taken from you. ” ~Oscar Wilde, The Soul of Man under Socialism, 1891 Making ends meet financially seems to be an innate part of playing music for a living.

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Married with Amazon Prime

Being married to a music teacher is awesome.

Sharing your Amazon login really kicks it up a notch.

Getting email confirmations of orders for a dozen kazoos and inflatable 1000 pound fake barbells really puts a smile on your face. 26 more words

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